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snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
imperil - put in danger
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble
scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
nauseate - cause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea